Middle Eastern Languages & Cultures: Persian Language & Literature, Minor

This concentration explores Persian and Iranian culture from the premodern to the modern periods as well as in the context of Islamic Civilization.

Minor Requirements
Language Requirement 14
Concentration Requirement 24
Total Course Units8

This requirement must be fulfilled in Persian.


Students with a minor in Persian Languages and Literature must take MELC 0002 (Introduction to the Middle East) as a breadth requirement. Remaining courses relevant to the minor should to be chosen in consultation with the advisor.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2024 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.